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Public advocate and mayoral candidate Bill de Blasio is placed in handcuffs during a protest in Midtown on Wednesday, July 10, 2013. (credit: CBS 2)

De Blasio Calls On Governor, Mayor To Step Up On Possible Closure Of Brooklyn Hospital

Public Advocate and mayoral hopeful Bill De Blasio has called on the governor and the mayor to get the parties together and find out who has proposed taking the hospital over.

07/11/2013

Public advocate and mayoral candidate Bill de Blasio is placed in handcuffs during a protest in Midtown on Wednesday, July 10, 2013. (credit: CBS 2)

De Blasio Arrested During Hospital Protest In Midtown

Public advocate and mayoral candidate Bill de Blasio was arrested with City Council member Steve Levin and about a dozen other protesters outside the State University of New York’s chancellor’s office in Midtown.

07/10/2013

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Judge Grants Reprieve To Financially-Strapped Long Island College Hospital

The judge said SUNY Downstate had failed to conduct a meaningful review of the hospital’s closure plan before its board of trustees voted on it.

04/02/2013

Meeting held Thursday night in effort to keep Long Island College Hospital open. (credit: Eileen Lehpamer, 1010 WINS)

Nurses, Patients Pushing To Keep Long Island College Hospital Open

The State University of New York board of trustees may have voted to close down Long Island College Hospital, but some are hoping it won’t happen.

03/28/2013

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SUNY Board Votes Again To Close Down Long Island College Hospital

The State University of New York board of trustees has again voted to close down Long Island College Hospital.

03/19/2013

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Carroll Gardens Woman Pronounced Dead After Being Found Unconscious, Investigation Underway

A neighbor found the 55-year-old woman inside of her Carroll Gardens home, she was suffering from head trauma, according to investigators.

02/23/2013

Lynda Williams & her daughter Jayln (credit: CBS 2)

Brooklyn Mom Vows To Continue Fight Against Hospital In Alleged Breastfeeding Mix-Up

Lynda Williams sued the hospital for negligence and won. However, the hospital appealed the ruling and last week, the state Supreme Court decided the hospital was not at fault.

04/21/2011

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Suspect In Stabbing Of Brooklyn Pizzeria Owner Charged With Attempted Murder

Benny Geritano told the judge at his arraignment that he was defending himself. To prove it, he lifted up his shirt to reveal wounds he said were inflicted by Lucali pizzeria owner Mark Iacono.

04/18/2011

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Man Arrested In Stabbing Of Mark Iacono, Owner Of Lucali Pizzeria

Iacono had just finished eating lunch on Smith Street when he was allegedly attacked with a knife around 2:30 p.m. by a man he had known since childhood.

04/15/2011

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